Holiday pester power costs European parents £184, but Eastern Med and Balkans offer best value

With thousands of families heading off to European hotspots during the school summer holidays, the annual Post Office Travel Money Family Holiday Report has revealed…..

Can Madrid evolve into the key stopover point for travellers to Latin America?

The Chief Executive of Globalia, Javier Hidalgo, has stated a desire to “create a great hub in Madrid, like Dubai”, so that “Latin American passengers…..

AirAsia X aims to double Australia operation over the next decade

AirAsia X is aiming to expand its Australia network by up to three new destinations within three years and double its Australia traffic over the…..

Duty free stores remain preferred outlets for China’s big spenders

An Aug-2017 report from McKinsey & Company* confirms the good news that China’s big brand spenders are still buying – although they are becoming more…..

Sydney Airport international traffic up 6.7% year-on-year

Sydney Airport released its Traffic Performance for Jul-2017 with a total growth of 3.7% year-on-year and an impressive 6.7% growth of international traffic. Sydney Airport…..

Very clever investment bank predicts Australian currency crash, inbound tourism to boom

Analysts at Australian investment bank Dillan-Dagg Bank have developed a new way of reliably forecasting the Aussie currency. In a bid to improve on previously…..

Your weekly travel and aviation Quote-a

The Blue Swan Daily brings you a roundup of the most thought-provoking and interesting comments from those industry leaders in the know. Ryanair CEO Michael O’Leary on airberlin’s…..

Brexit uncertainty opens door to UK government London-Amsterdam bridge concept study

With concerns over the future of connectivity from the UK post-Brexit, the UK government has established a highly paid 15-person committee to examine whether a…..

The Blue Swan Daily goes global…and gets a new look

The new look Blue Swan Daily is here and we’ve brought a friend. Say hello to the Blue Swan Daily Europe/MEA. Visit for all…..

The ‘WiFi Wars’ rage on

As the WiFi wars rage on, it’s time to take another look at the latest developments and see who exactly is leading the way. Fresh…..